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1912, 2017

Holiday Gifts

By |December 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Holiday Gifts

'Tis the gift giving season. Nature gives gifts throughout the year. Some Nature winter gifts include: Geese flying low at dawn and dusk. Birds flitting about the bird feeder, competing for tasty morsels. Ice crystals [...]

2603, 2017

March Madness = Monarchs

By |March 26th, 2017|Categories: Conservation|Comments Off on March Madness = Monarchs

March Madness is Monarch Madness March is "monarch madness" in the mountains of Mexico as the butterflies leave their warm sanctuary and fly north. Much thanks to Lynn Horsley (KC Star journalist) and her brother, [...]

902, 2017

Conservation in KC Area

By |February 9th, 2017|Categories: Conservation, Outdoors|Comments Off on Conservation in KC Area

Explore one of Kansas City's best conservation places near Swope Park. Take a hike this weekend. Photo by P. Whalen “Rocky Point” Woodland /Limestone Glade in Swope Park Nestled between Lake of the [...]

2911, 2016

Time, Talent and Treasure, #GivingTuesday

By |November 29th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Time, Talent and Treasure, #GivingTuesday

#Giving Tuesday is celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving. It has become a global day of giving during the holiday season. Platte Land Trust hopes you consider protecting local natural areas and wildlife this Giving [...]

908, 2016

What’s in your yard?

By |August 9th, 2016|Categories: Conservation|Comments Off on What’s in your yard?

Do you have bugs in your yard? Bees, butterflies, fireflies, moths, beetles, spiders, walking sticks, dragon flies, caterpillars? We want to know! Do you have more or fewer insects? Have the types of insects and [...]